Production Worker Job at FERRERO – in Kitchener, ON

Job Description

About the Role:

This opportunity includes a fixed term contract position with the possibility of permanent hire for the following shift rotations:

Weekly 8 hour rotating shifts between days and afternoons

  • Afternoon shift premium: $0.65/hr
  • Operator premium: $2.10/hr

8 hours straight night shift from Sunday to Thursday

  • Night shift premium: $0.85/hr
  • Operator premium: $2.10/hr

12 hour rotating shifts between days and nights every 2 weeks and working every other weekend

  • Weekend premium: $4.0/hr
  • Night shift premium: $1.65/hr
  • Operator premium: $2.10/hr

This is a NOC C level position.

A successful candidate must be:

  • Able to work rotating shifts and overtime when required
  • Ability to meet/exceed goals in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to perform heavy lifting when required
  • Meets the physical demands of the position
  • Excellent eye and hand co-ordination
  • Commitment to adhere to the company’s GMPs including the wearing of PPE
  • Competent problem-solving skills
  • Work in a team environment
  • High sense of urgency
  • Attention to detail
  • Positive attitude
  • Strong communication skills
  • Commitment to Ferrero safety policies and procedures
  • Previous experience operating manufacturing equipment

How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:

Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are – dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.

Company description

Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.

Diversity Statement

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.


Ferrero Canada will accommodate the needs of applicants with disabilities throughout all stages of the selection process. If you need accommodation during the recruitment process, please advise the HR Representative. Information relating to the need for accommodation and accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.


Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent

Salary: $22.09-$24.94 per hour

Application question(s):

  • Will you be able to reliably commute or relocate to Brantford, ON for this job?
  • Are you a previous Ferrero or Kelly’s Services employee at Ferrero Canada?
  • Please state your comfortability with a 12 hour continental shift schedule that rotates between days and nights.
  • Please provide your email adress:
  • Of the 3 shift rotations below, please list in order your preferred shift rotation:

(1) 8 hr straight night shifts
(2) 8 hr weekly rotation between days and afternoons
(3) 12 hour continental shifts rotating between days and nights


  • Machine Operator: 1 year (preferred)

About Company

Company: FERRERO –

Company Location:  Kitchener, ON

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